Natural Hairstyles for Black Women
What can be cuter than afro hairstyles for black women? Nothing I will say. Indeed, the traditional braided hairstyles, twists and cornrows are great, they form irreplaceable protective hairstyles, that allow you forget about hair problems and enjoy your life for two months. But what about staying true to your inborn beauty, what about your roots? And here we meet the incredible natural hairstyles for African American women – the afro styles. Throughout history, they have been in and out of fashion from time to time, however we have always felt their presence now and then. Afros represent the authentic nature of a black woman, reveal her rebel character and show off her best features. Many celebrities proudly wear their huge afros, and explain their being a life style.
Afro hair is not easy to deal with for sure. You must be ready to devote time and efforts to styling and maintaining the traditional looks in modern life. It is not only about leaving hair as it is, cause modern fashion world will never allow your careless image with untidy afro curls. You will need to make accurate and polished looks. The best afro black women hairstyles find below in my brief collection. (more…)
Ladies with natural African hair type must know that box braids are the life savior for them. For sure, boosting natural hair is also good, but imagine so much time spent on managing the extra curly natural hairstyles of black women. If you get tired of that at a certain moment you have an excellent solution to have rest for a month or even two and enjoy your life and beautiful looks. Among the African braiding styles and techniques, small box braids are the ones that make you feel like having natural hair, cause they have movement and they are quite soft and tender. Besides, they can the excellent base for numerous hairstyles from easy ponytails to exquisite Mohawk hairstyles.
For sure you must get ready that to create small braids will take you time, a lot of time. If you are afraid of having headaches because of the tight small plaits, you can ask your stylist to create the braids a bit loose to avoid any inconvenience. Mind that unlike big box braids, small ones are made with less hair extensions, so they are much less heavy. (more…)
Hairstyles for black women are versatile, are unique, are interesting and amazing. And I am not only about natural hairstyles, cause they can be frizzy and hard to deal with, but mostly about fabulous African braids styles for black women. Yes, the braiding types and styles are quite different, and depending on what you like more you are free to choose any of them. The good thing is that once you know what popular braids to choose, you can go on inventing hairstyles in their base - from simple ponytails to exquisite Mohawk.
All the types of African braids that we are going to discuss make perfect protective hairstyles and will allow you forget about daily hair care procedures and will allow your hair grow out fast and easy. Actually for black hair type, I must say, that braided hairstyles are almost the best solution. Let's see the types and pictures now! (more…)
How to style box braids? This is the question that hits you once you have decided to have these protective hairstyles. If you have long hair, then the variety of styles to make is endless, any possible hairstyle for long hair can be also reproduced on long box braids. However, you will need time to style them, some efforts and skills. So that is why for the most busy and stylish of you, I'd offer trying short box braids, and to be more precise classy bob hairstyles made of box braided hair.
The short bob are the unique hairstyles for black women that will make you forget about daily hair styling routine. You will look equally amazing each single morning, without putting effort in it. You style them once, and enjoy for a month or more. Isn't it amazing? Let's see some hairstyles pictures now. (more…)
Shifting our views from practical American New York Fashion week and from the cold and icy one in London, to the latest Milan Fashion Week we will find a enormous amount of interesting looks and hair and make up solutions. For sure, the previous Fashion Weeks were gorgeous, but Italy and Milan precisely have some unique sense of style that found its reflection not only on clothing and accessories but on hairstyles for 2016 spring and summer as well. In Milan we could see more passionate looks than in London, yet the hair trends seemed to keep up with the main hair tendencies.
Today we will consider two of them - natural hairstyles for black women and wet effect hairstyles. Both hair tendencies found their reflection in previous seasons, and were spotted at NYFW and LFW, but in Milan the trends seemed to become more exact and vivid. Lets see now the most popular hairstyles directly from Milan runways. (more…)
New York Fashion Week SS16 came forward earlier than all other fashion shows as always and even though it is still in full blossom representing the most amazing designer creation, we can already look back and review one great tendency - natural hairstyles for 2016 spring and summer seasons. All through the runways this time we could spot models with natural curly hair, very short, a bit long, and not only black models but white as well with artificial protective hairstyles. Notorious designers like Carolina Herrera and Tommy Hilfiger represented models in their natural beauty and chic more than they used to do it during previous seasons.
So we can definitely state that being the way you are is in fashion. Black models like Maria Borges proved that you can have short haircuts and naturally curly hair and look trendy and have marvellous career of a supermodel. Well, if you were in doubt about straightening your black tight curls, look through the hair trends 2016 below and stay true to yourself. (more…)
Box braided hairstyles have been with us for ages now, and we may think that like all other popular hairstyles they will fade away soon. Well, this statement is true about many hairstyles but not the African American box braids. What makes them so popular through all seasons and weathers? Well, one of the significant factors is that they are protective natural hairstyles. With box braids you can grow out your hair easily, and do not worry about contamination and pollution. Then, box braids are easy to live with. Once you have them, you can forget about hours wasted on styling for a whole month or even two. And besides they are versatile and cute. You can wear you stylish box braids long and straight a la Solange style, or you can create buns and other updos, you can have them one colored, or try being a blonde or multicolored.
The main trends for hairstyles 2016 remain natural looks, so it is also quite fashionable to wear the box braids that are so natural for African American women, their face features and hair type. I am sure that many of you have already tried some braided hairstyles, but it is worthy to have a look at the below hairstyles pictures to get some more inspiration right now. (more…)